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Hickman County Elementary School will be participating in the Seamless Summer Option of National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. As part of this program, HCES will offer healthy meals every school day at NO COST to all enrolled students for summer enrichment May 20 – 24, 2024. Students will be able to participate in these meal programs without having to pay a fee or submit a household application.
For more information, you may call Lindsey Cunningham at 270.653.2341 or e-mail at [email protected].

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Online Form (AD-3027) found online at How to file a Complaint, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: [email protected].

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.


Board of Education

District Personnel 

Heather Spillman- Superintendent

Christy Puckett- Director of Pupil Personnel 

Christel Nall- Special Education/Preschool Director 

Jeff Boaz - Director of Transportation 

Kerry Gallimore - Gifted Education Coordinator

            Jessica Hughey- District Technology Coordinator

Lindsey Cunningham-Director of Food Services

Kim Wilson- Office Manager

Candice Byassee- Federal Program Bookkeeper/Payroll Officer

Tessa Ferguson- Receptionist/Secretary


Members of the Board of Education


Mr. Caleb Deweese, Mr. Matt Hicks, Mr. Shannon Dowdy, Mr. Klint Kimbell, and Mr. Matt Latham


Meeting Information 

Hickman County Board of Education Meetings are normally held the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Board of Education offices in Clinton.  Special meetings and changes in the date and time for regular meetings will be announced in advance.

     All Board meetings are open to the public with the exception of executive or closed sessions.  Agendas will be available to the public at the beginning of each meeting.

     Other district personnel, including the district's central office staff, principals, teachers, classified employees and legal counsel, if needed, also attend board meetings.